The University of Oslo is Norway’s oldest and highest ranked educational and research institution, with 28 000 students and 7000 employees. With its broad range of academic disciplines and internationally recognised research communities, UiO is an important contributor to society.
The Natural History Museum (NHM) is located at the Tøyen campus in the scenic Oslo botanical garden. Research, collection management and science communication are our main tasks. We are Norway's largest natural history museum and have 6.2 million natural science objects. NHM is a part of the University of Oslo. The museum has about 150 employees, of which approx. 60 are employed in scientific positions.